Monday, March 16, 2009
Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist
Michael J. Fox // Hyperion Books // 288pp
During his struggling (a.k.a adventures) with Parkinson’s disease, Michael J. Fox has been able to view the challenges before him as opportunities to grow, engage, and inspire. His discoveries have taken him on emotional, psychological, intellectual, and spiritual journey. In his new book, the beloved actor writes about personal philosophy that has carried him through darkest hours, speaks with others who have emerged from difficult periods with optimism to spare, and then shares his incredible ability to see and appreciate the precious gifts of everyday life. With humor and wit that captivated readers, Michael describes how he became a happier, more satisfied person by recognizing the gifts of everyday life.